Bill Text - HB356 (2017)

(Second New Title) establishing a committee to study education funding and the cost of an opportunity for an adequate education, establishing a committee to study the organizational structure of the department of education and the duties and responsibilities of the commissioner of the department of education, and relative to the duties of the commissioner of the department of education.


Revision: Jan. 30, 2017, 9:52 a.m.

HB 356-FN - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0313

04/09

 

HOUSE BILL 356-FN

 

AN ACT relative to the per pupil cost of an adequate education.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Ladd, Graf. 4; Rep. Hinch, Hills. 21; Rep. T. Wolf, Hills. 7; Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11; Rep. Grenier, Sull. 7; Rep. Myler, Merr. 10; Rep. Shaw, Hills. 16

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill increases the base per pupil cost of an adequate education.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0313

04/09

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to the per pupil cost of an adequate education.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Cost of an Opportunity for an Adequate Education.  Amend RSA 198:40-a, II(a) to read as follows:

(a)  A cost of [$3,561.27] $3,591.27 per pupil in the ADMA, plus differentiated aid as follows:

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

LBAO

17-0313

1/4/17

 

HB 356-FN- FISCAL NOTE

as introduced

 

AN ACT relative to the per pupil cost of an adequate education.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:      [ X ] State              [    ] County               [ X ] Local              [    ] None

 

 

 

Estimated Increase / (Decrease)

STATE:

FY 2018

FY 2019

FY 2020

FY 2021

   Appropriation

$0

$0

$0

$0

   Revenue

$0

$0

$0

$0

   Expenditures

$4,938,037

Indeterminable Increase

Indeterminable Increase

Indeterminable Increase

Funding Source:

  [    ] General            [ X ] Education            [    ] Highway           [    ] Other

 

 

 

 

 

LOCAL:

 

 

 

 

   Revenue

$4,773,876

Indeterminable Increase

Indeterminable Increase

Indeterminable Increase

   Expenditures

$0

$0

$0

$0

 

METHODOLOGY:

This bill increases the base per pupil cost of an adequate education by $30, from $3,561.27 to $3,591.27, which would increase aid to traditional public schools and charter public schools.  It is assumed this bill will effect payments in FY 2018 and each year thereafter.  Based on FY 2018 preliminary data for traditional public schools (11/15/2016) and estimates available at the time of this fiscal note for charter public schools, the impact of this bill on state expenditures and local revenues is as follows (estimates for FY 2019 and beyond are not available):

 

 

FY 2018

 

Current Law

Proposed

Difference

Traditional Public Schools

 

 

 

Total State Grant

$562,488,820

$567,262,696

$4,773,876

Statewide Education Property Tax

$363,148,601

$363,148,601

$0

Total Grants, Traditional Public Schools

$925,637,421

$930,411,297

$4,773,876

 

 

 

 

Charter Public Schools

$36,585,206

$36,749,367

$164,161

 

 

 

 

TOTAL IMPACT   

$4,938,037

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

Department of Education

 

 

HB 356-FN - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0313

04/09

 

HOUSE BILL 356-FN

 

AN ACT relative to the per pupil cost of an adequate education.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Ladd, Graf. 4; Rep. Hinch, Hills. 21; Rep. T. Wolf, Hills. 7; Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11; Rep. Grenier, Sull. 7; Rep. Myler, Merr. 10; Rep. Shaw, Hills. 16

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill increases the base per pupil cost of an adequate education.

 

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0313

04/09

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to the per pupil cost of an adequate education.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Cost of an Opportunity for an Adequate Education.  Amend RSA 198:40-a, II(a) to read as follows:

(a)  A cost of [$3,561.27] $3,591.27 per pupil in the ADMA, plus differentiated aid as follows:

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

LBAO

17-0313

1/4/17

 

HB 356-FN- FISCAL NOTE

as introduced

 

AN ACT relative to the per pupil cost of an adequate education.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:      [ X ] State              [    ] County               [ X ] Local              [    ] None

 

 

 

Estimated Increase / (Decrease)

STATE:

FY 2018

FY 2019

FY 2020

FY 2021

   Appropriation

$0

$0

$0

$0

   Revenue

$0

$0

$0

$0

   Expenditures

$4,938,037

Indeterminable Increase

Indeterminable Increase

Indeterminable Increase

Funding Source:

  [    ] General            [ X ] Education            [    ] Highway           [    ] Other

 

 

 

 

 

LOCAL:

 

 

 

 

   Revenue

$4,773,876

Indeterminable Increase

Indeterminable Increase

Indeterminable Increase

   Expenditures

$0

$0

$0

$0

 

METHODOLOGY:

This bill increases the base per pupil cost of an adequate education by $30, from $3,561.27 to $3,591.27, which would increase aid to traditional public schools and charter public schools.  It is assumed this bill will effect payments in FY 2018 and each year thereafter.  Based on FY 2018 preliminary data for traditional public schools (11/15/2016) and estimates available at the time of this fiscal note for charter public schools, the impact of this bill on state expenditures and local revenues is as follows (estimates for FY 2019 and beyond are not available):

 

 

FY 2018

 

Current Law

Proposed

Difference

Traditional Public Schools

 

 

 

Total State Grant

$562,488,820

$567,262,696

$4,773,876

Statewide Education Property Tax

$363,148,601

$363,148,601

$0

Total Grants, Traditional Public Schools

$925,637,421

$930,411,297

$4,773,876

 

 

 

 

Charter Public Schools

$36,585,206

$36,749,367

$164,161

 

 

 

 

TOTAL IMPACT   

$4,938,037

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

Department of Education